While my family retreated from the Dog Days of summer to the cool relaxation of the lake, I took a little trip to "House-All-To-Myself Town".
The accommodations were, of course, First Class:
Among its many charming diversions, this luxury destination afforded A delightful view:
And if that weren't enough, my world-class resort also offered a relaxing Day Spa:
And A friendly, if somewhat bossy, staff:
And although the maid service was somewhat lacking, all the basics were covered:
So while I am happy to welcome my family back home again, I won't deny that my short break from them was restorative and productive.
I might even visit that little vacation spot again one day.